Urban Exploration Photography WorkshopSemester Course

Major Discipline(s)
Architecture, Photography, Visual Arts
Elective Course
Fall/Spring semester

This course uses photography (and other media) to investigate the contemporary city in general, and in particular, to explore the overlooked, the abandoned, and the edge land conditions of the contemporary metropolis. This course uses Copenhagen as its base, but prepares you to take advantage of the wider European hinterland for further individual explorations.

Note: Please be aware that this is not a technical photography foundation course.

Related Discipline(s)

This course would also be of interest to the following discipline(s):
Graphic Design, Urban Studies


Peter Helles Eriksen

DIS Copenhagen Semester Faculty

BA in Photojournalism form the Danish School of Media and Journalism (2007-2011), Pathshala, South Asian Institute of Photography, Dhaka, Bangladesh (2010), Fatamorgana, Danish School of Documentary and Art Photography (2006). Photojournalist at Berlingske Tidende (2008-2010). Has worked as a freelance photographer since 2011 and since 2015 been part of the artist collective "Sara, Peter & Tobias". With DIS since 2018.